Programs

Jackie Joyner-Kersee’s Winning in Life curriculum is woven into everything we do. These are the skills that propelled Jackie to become the greatest female athlete of the 20th century.

Winning in Life
Every Program, Every Day

Jackie Joyner-Kersee’s Winning in Life curriculum is woven into everything we do. These are the skills that propelled Jackie to become the greatest female athlete of the 20th century.

Athletics

Basketball

Kids can play the game they love in a clean, safe, state-of-the art facility with other kids who are working toward the same goals.

Baseball & Softball

Youth can play competitively in Khoury League or non-competitively in Red Bird Rookies.

Football

Our JJK Youth Flyers learn to play football safely, learn values, and compete in the Tri-County Football league.

Cheerleading

Our cheerleaders have the opportunity to cheer for our JJK Youth Flyers Football team, and compete in the Little Tigers Cheerfest each year.

Soccer

Youth can practice and play soccer in a safe environment, and play intermural soccer and in local Belle-Clair leagues.

Wrestling

Our wrestlers train as part of the East St. Louis Wrestling Club, and have the opportunity to travel all over the country to compete.

Academics

After School Program

We fill the hours between school and home with academics and other enriching experiences that have a profound impact on kids’ lives.

Summer Camp

This is an all-day version of our After School Program that also includes skill building and recreational activities to keep kids active and enriched all summer long.